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'''Theodor Herzl''' ( ''Te'odor Hertsel'', ; May 2, 1860 – July 3, 1904), born '''Benjamin Ze'ev Herzl''' ( ''Binyamin Ze'ev Hertsel''), also known in Hebrew as , ''Chozeh HaMedinah'' (lit. "Visionary of the State") was an Austro-Hungarian journalist, playwright, political activist, and writer who was one of the fathers of modern political Zionism. Herzl formed the World Zionist Organization and promoted Jewish migration to Palestine (region)|Palestine in an effort to form a Jewish state. Though he died long before its establishment, he is generally considered a father of the Israel|State of Israel, formed in 1948. While Herzl is often mistakenly identified as the first major Zionism|Zionist activist, scholars such as Yehuda Bibas, Zvi Hirsch Kalischer and Judah Alkalai were promoting Zionist ideas before him.
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